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Mob Protests in Chemnitz Show New Strength of Germany’s Far Right

CHEMNITZ, Germany — Waving German flags, with some flashing Nazi salutes, the angry mob made its way through the streets, chasing after dark-skinned bystanders as police officers, vastly outnumbered, were too afraid to intervene. A [...]
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Aleksei Navalny, Kremlin Critic, Is Jailed Ahead of Pension Protests

MOSCOW — Russia’s highest-profile opposition leader, Aleksei A. Navalny, was sentenced to 30 days in jail on Monday for a protest that happened seven months ago — a move that he maintained was intended to prevent him from organizing [...]
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Raising Retirement Age Stirs Russia Protests and Cracks Party Unity

1 month ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] An unpopular plan to raise retirement ages has created a rift in United Russia, usually known for its lock step unity. Source: NYT > World
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Protests Pop Up Across Iran, Fueled by Daily Dissatisfaction

2 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] While the government is not threatened, more demonstrators have been expressing anger on the streets, and they are not complaining about America. Source: NYT > World
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White House faces daily protests after Trump appeases Putin in Helsinki

2 months ago | 0 comment
Tonight will be the third night that patriotic Americans have organized anti-Trump and pro-America protests in front of the White House, in response to Donald Trump’s total capitulation to Vladimir Putin at the Helsinki Summit. Here are [...]
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Live Briefing: Trump’s in the U.K.: Pomp, Protests and a Bombshell Interview

2 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Trump ratcheted up the tension, telling a British tabloid that Prime Minister Theresa May was mishandling Brexit, possibly killing chances of a trade deal. The two are now meeting. Source: [...]
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At Gaza Protests: Kites, Drones, Gas, Guns and the Occasional Bomb

4 months ago | 0 comment
NAHAL OZ, Israel — The last Friday of Ramadan again brought thousands of Palestinians to the fence that separates the Gaza Strip from Israel for a day of peaceful protests, or violent riots, depending on which side you support in [...]
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After Deadly Protests, Gazans Ask: What Was Accomplished?

4 months ago | 0 comment
GAZA — After weeks of protest at the Israeli border fence peaked this week, Gazans returned to their daily lives of struggle, many wondering what, if anything, had been accomplished. The cost was clear: Over 100 Palestinians killed [...]
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‘I Was Wrong’: Armenian Leader Quits Amid Protests

5 months ago | 0 comment
Thousands of incensed Armenians, most of them young, swarmed through Republic Square starting on April 13. The protests gradually spread to other major cities in the tiny southern Caucasus nation, including Gyumri and Vanadzor. The pressure [...]
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News Analysis: Hamas Sees Gaza Protests as Peaceful — and as a ‘Deadly Weapon’

5 months ago | 0 comment
Few analysts, and certainly few Israelis, have suggested that Hamas may actually be rethinking its strategy merely because it has joined what are meant to be nonviolent mass protests and has name-checked the heroes of peaceful civil disobedience. “It’s [...]